Customizing a Thunder Roadster: Prototyping

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We used SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation to set up a computational fluid dynamic (CFD) analysis to verify that incoming air is adhering to the surface of the car and entering the hood scoop at racing speeds. SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD Rapid Prototyping 3D Printing FDM Technology Automotive

Società Gomma Antivibrante SRL Slashes Prototypes with SIMULIAworks FEA

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Explains Quality System/Test Laboratory Manager Stefano Meli, “Analysis and definition of the overall product dimensions/footprint and laboratory development of the related load-failure diagrams, and subsequent prototype testing, are the most challenging portions of our product development process.”.

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5 Basic Steps for Making a Functional Prototype

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3D printing a functional prototype is one of the most critical steps in the development of any product or solution. Plus, prototyping can be done in 5 easy steps. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 3D CAD Rapid Prototyping 3D Printing Stratasys

3D Printing & Rapid Prototyping in Focus at SWW17

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3D Printed Spot Welder Increases Prototyping Capabilities

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The new Stratasys F123 3D Printer Series is designed for SOLIDWORKS prototyping

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the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, have just unveiled a new professional, versatile and fast Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) based F123 Series (F170, F270 and F370) at SOLIDWORKS World 2017 in Los Angeles CA. SOLIDWORKS Prototyping. Stratasys Ltd.,

Three Tools to Help You Pitch Your Ideas Before Prototyping

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We hear a lot about going from concept to design, and with SOLIDWORKS CAD that’s the easy part. What tools do you need to pitch your design and get that first prototype made? SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD Visualize Features and Tips

Saving Costs with Virtual Prototyping

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Leveraging the combined powers of 3D solid modeling and design analysis software, engineers can now test a design on the computer instead of using prototype-test iterations for design. CAD models have become virtual prototypes, and design analysis has supplanted physical testing, enabling faster, less costly, and more optimized product development. Virtual prototyping. Prototypes vs. Design Analysis. Virtual Prototyping vs. Traditional Methods White Paper.

Overcoming “What If” with Virtual Prototyping

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Now, what if you knew this while you were designing rather than when you were testing your first physical prototypes? Author information Mike Fearon Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Aberdeen Research Simulation

Discover the New MakerBot Plus machines and prototyping with SOLIDWORKS 2017 [WEBINAR]

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Join us for a 3D printing webinar on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 3:00 PM EDT as guest speaker Bennett Mayrock, Value Added Reseller Sales Manager at MakerBot, introduces their new line of MakerBot Plus desktop 3D printers for SOLIDWORKS users.

3D Hubs Helps Rapid Prototype the Perfect Chef’s Knife and Craft a $1 Million Kickstarter

A growing number of products are being developed thanks to rapid prototyping with 3D printers, producing better designed, more successful and higher quality products than ever before. 3D Design 3D Printing Business 3d hubs 3d rapid prototyping Dano Wall kickstarter kickstarter success makerbot misen knife Omar Rada rapid prototyping Solidworks 2014

Stratasys Is Bringing the Rapid Back to Prototyping at SOLIDWORKS World 2017

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No one knows better than SolidWorks users the importance of perfecting prototypes in the design stage, before they head off to manufacturing. What are your Biggest Rapid Prototyping Challenges? Prototyping

SOLIDWORKS Visualize: Seeing is Believing

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Clients must be visually impressed and convinced by a presentation prototype before they buy. Presenting “life-like” design concepts to clients, however, wasn’t fast or easy, and producing physical prototypes of proposed design concepts was time-consuming and expensive.

Aberdeen Research: Seven Reasons to Provide Virtual Prototyping to Your Designers

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Those who’ve experienced this unenviable position will tell you, waiting for physical prototypes and relying on hand calculations can lead to bad product behavior. Author information Mike Fearon Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS.

Custom Prototypes Reclaims AMUG Gold with Stunning Metal 3D Printed Roman Helmet

Last week, the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) held its annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri. Many 3D printing announcements came out of the show, but the one I’m most excited. View the entire article via our website.

FIBO Uses SOLIDWORKS to Design and Build Service Robots to Aid During COVID-19

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The FACO, short for FIBO against COVID-19, robotic series consists of four prototype robots. The first prototype, CARVER, an automatic guided vehicle, is designed to deliver food, drugs and medical supplies to COVID-19 patients in hospitals.

Benefits of Virtual Simulation vs. Hand Calculations and Physical Prototypes

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Author information Mike Fearon Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS. The post Benefits of Virtual Simulation vs. Hand Calculations and Physical Prototypes appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.

Custom Prototypes Attempts to Claim AMUG Prize for Second Year with Stunning 3D Printed Stained Glass Window

3D Design 3D Printed Art 3D Printing 3D printed dyeing 3d printed glass 3d printed stained glass Additive Manufacturing Users Group AMUG AMUG 2017 AMUG Conference Custom Prototypes glass sla 3d printing solidworks Somos stained glass stereolithography ZRapidI remember doing several projects in elementary school that involved “stained glass” – e.g., tissue paper dyed with watercolors, or other clever simulations. Of course, no one would.

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Top 11 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2020: 3D Printing

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With the design cycle getting shorter each day, having a physical prototype in your hand is more important than ever. SOLIDWORKS 2020 makes it easier to go from design to prototype with the latest enhancements to 3D printing.

Where Dreams Take Flight—Designing Clean, Energy-Efficient Aircrafts with SOLIDWORKS

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However, with the help of Dr. Pongwit Siribodhi of Kasetsart University, the JFox team chose to integrate the SOLIDWORKS software in every step of the design-to-manufacture process. Author information SOLIDWORKS Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Accuracy Report by AFNOR

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Need to know how accurate SOLIDWORKS Simulation really is? This report compares 101 results given by SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 with examples provided by AFNOR. To get the full validation report of SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 by AFNOR, click here.

Experience Metal 3D Printers for Prototyping to Mass Production

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Javelin in known across Canada as the top supplier for SOLIDWORKS software and the full range of Stratasys 3D printers, has just added Desktop Metal 3D printing systems to its additive manufacturing offerings.

Not Just for Prototyping Anymore: Student 3D Prints a Waterproof Smartphone Case

There is really a misconception within the desktop 3D printing space that the technology only has one purpose, and that is for prototyping. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed phone case 3d printed samsung case 3d printed smartphone case makerware ninjaflex samsung galaxy s3 smartphone cases solidworks waterproof smartphone case While 3D printing does lend itself to being the perfect solution... View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS Packages Comparison

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A common question we receive is “What is the difference between SOLIDWORKS ® Standard, Professional and Premium 3D CAD software?” ” In this post I’ll provide a SOLIDWORKS Packages Comparison and outline the features included in each of the three SOLIDWORKS offerings. SOLIDWORKS Packages Comparison. SOLIDWORKS Standard. SOLIDWORKS Standard delivers robust 3D design capabilities, performance, and ease-of-use. SOLIDWORKS Premium.

SOLIDWORKS Technology Day for the Canadian Government

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On Wednesday June 7th , Javelin is joining forces with the SOLIDWORKS Technical Management team to host a special event that is reserved for the Canadian Government sector. SOLIDWORKS Technology Day. Why Attend a SOLIDWORKS Technology Day.

SOLIDWORKS 2016 What’s New – Best 41 New Features – #SW2016

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The new release of SOLIDWORKS 2016 is now available for download and here at CATI the Tech Team is excited for this release. We have been sharing them with you and the SOLIDWORKS community thru the CATI Blog. SOLIDWORKS 2016 What's New – User Interface – #SW2016.

SOLIDWORKS Cloud Design Tools on 3DEXPERIENCE WORKS Platform

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Recently you may have been hearing more about 3D EXPERIENCE WORKS for SOLIDWORKS users and discovering that there are new SOLIDWORKS design tools available on the cloud. 3D EXPERIENCE Design Roles from SOLIDWORKS. Do a lot of concept / prototype design.

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SOLIDWORKS Visualize Standard vs Professional

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In a previous post we talked about SOLIDWORKS Visualize Standard which is included with SOLIDWORKS Professional and Premium software with an active SOLIDWORKS Subscription Service. But what about SOLIDWORKS Visualize Professional? SOLIDWORKS Visualize Professional.

SOLIDWORKS 2020 What’s New Top 10 Features

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SOLIDWORKS 2020 provides hundreds of new features to help you design your products faster than ever. In the meantime you can check out what we think are the SOLIDWORKS 2020 Top 10 Features: 01. SOLIDWORKS 2020 Large Assembly Drawings. SOLIDWORKS 2020 Assembly Defeature.

SOLIDWORKS 2017 is Here

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SOLIDWORKS 2017 is the 24th annual release of CAD (MCAD, ECAD), simulation, data management and collaboration tools that delivers the power our users need to drive innovation. There are over 100 enhancements in SOLIDWORKS Electrical alone. SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS 2017

The Magic Behind Holywood Blockbusters Using SOLIDWORKS

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SOLIDWORKS is best known for its ease of use. Here at SOLIDWORKS our goal is to allow users to focus on design instead of the software. When I saw this quote for the first time, I thought it is exactly what we do at SOLIDWORKS. Click here to start your SOLIDWORKS CAD trial.

How SOLIDWORKS Helps Defenture with Military Precision

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That’s where Defenture leaps into the driving seat – and right alongside them for the journey is SOLIDWORKS. It’s a concept that was designed using SOLIDWORKS. The team turned to the stress-testing software of SOLIDWORKS Simulation to create their design. [link].

Formlabs will 3D Print Your Custom Parts for SOLIDWORKS World

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Bring your 3D models to life at SOLIDWORKS World 2018! Simply submit your model by January 28, 2018 following the instructions below, and pick it up at the Formlabs booth (#806) any day during SOLIDWORKS World 2018. See you at SOLIDWORKS World 2018!

Optimizing Workstation Performance for SOLIDWORKS

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NASA Crawler Transporter model* from the SPECapc for SOLIDWORKS 2019 benchmark. A rigorous benchmark incorporating a wide variety of realistic models and scenarios delivers results that translate directly to the day-to-day experience of a SOLIDWORKS user.

How SOLIDWORKS Enabled Mitt Wearables

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It’s an ethos that Mitt Wearables has taken and woven into a successful business – and it’s had SOLIDWORKS for support since day one. How does SOLIDWORKS help? Both time and labour-intensive, SOLIDWORKS’ 3D CAD was a gift to the design team behind those tools. [link].

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020

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SOLIDWORKS® Simulation 2020 is all about ease of use and performance! SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 took a big leap forward by changing the Bonded Contact setup default from Compatible mesh to Incompatible mesh. New Default: Incompatible Mesh for Bonded Contact (Improved Ease of Use).

Testing the eDrawings Virtual Reality Prototype with Google Cardboard

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In the Partner Pavilion at SolidWorks World 2016, the mobile products team demonstrated a prototype of the eDrawings mobile app, with support for Virtual Reality via Google Cardboard. eDrawings Mobile SWW16 Tech iPhone ProductNews SolidWorks

SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2020 supports AxF™ measured materials

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AxF ensures that design and marketing teams achieve a consistent look and feel from digital prototyping to showroom and point-of-sale environments. The post SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2020 supports AxF™ measured materials appeared first on The Javelin Blog.

Costa Rica: Researchers Design 3D Printed Medical Device for Suturing Extremities

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Introducing Our New SOLIDWORKS Add-In!


We’re excited to announce that the power of our instant quoting platform is now available as a certified SOLIDWORKS Add-In! Now, for the first time, you can access the Xometry experience seamlessly within SOLIDWORKS. The post Introducing Our New SOLIDWORKS Add-In!

How SOLIDWORKS Brought the Heat to Meltech

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What’s more, they’ve had SOLIDWORKS fanning the flames of their success. How has SOLIDWORKS helped Meltech? For over ten years Meltech’s meticulous designs have been created using SOLIDWORKS’ 3D CAD. Prototypes? Straight from SOLIDWORKS to reality. [link].

Agile Prototyping in the Shared Office Environment – SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Breakout Session

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As companies come to realize the importance of prototyping and agile processes in paving the way for clearer communication, speeding up design processes and ultimately saving the company time and money, it makes sense then that the application of agile development in a shared office environment might pose some challenges or at least some good questions from project stakeholders. You can pre register for the event and add it to your SOLIDWORKS World agenda here.

Jumpstart Your Business with the SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs Program

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GoFly Prize sponsored a CAD tool called Onshape for the competition, but Lin’s engineer had already used SOLIDWORKS. After acceptance into the program, you receive up to three SOLIDWORKS licenses for each relevant category. “We